Steelhead Fishing

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Dates & Times

October – March
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Steelhead Fishing on the Salmon River

With Hammer Down Excursions as your guide and steelhead fishing charter.  You will experience some of the best Steelhead fishing in Idaho on the Salmon River. Steelhead are large rainbow trout native to the area, and are an exciting catch for any angler.

Steelhead fishing on the Main Salmon River is one of the most Idaho things a person can do. Fishing starts in the fall and the fish run until spring making it the longest running season that Idaho has to offer.  The Salmon River near Riggins, Idaho is in the heart of steelhead country Hammer Down River Excursions is in the center of it all fishing the main salmon and the lower salmon river for these majestic fish.  If you are into spey or fly fishing, the lower Salmon River is loaded with untouched runs. If you are a conventional fisherman our local knowledgeable guides have the gear and the knowledge to put you on the fish.  Don’t let those cold winter days slow you down the lower Salmon River is the banana belt of Idaho and all our steelhead fishing boats are covered and have heaters.

Jet Boat Fishing

Our Steelhead fishing trips on the Salmon River are an absolute must do for families, friends and corporate groups. With our covered and heated jet boats it is a fun and relaxing way to get up and down the Salmon River, catch some fish, and have the most enjoyable adventure on the water.  Hammer Down River Excursions offers a signature hot lunch on the river guaranteed to keep you fueled up to fight those steelies and keep you going all day.  If you are looking for a true jet boat fishing adventure come spend a day on the lower salmon river with Hammer Down River Excursions, Steelhead Fishing Charters.

Details & Extras

  • US Coast Guard Certified boat
  • Hot lunch option – $15 per person –
  • All gear and tackle provided
  • Free fish cleaning
  • What to bring – only non-alcoholic drinks provided – bring your own alcohol or food if wanted (room on boat for large cooler)
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